TEKsystems

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SAS Administrator

Job ID

: 887

Location

: Marlborough, MA 01752, USA

Salary

: Not Specified

Job Views

: 422

Posted

: 06-13-2014

Job Description

SAS Admin Job Description: 

- Senior Level SAS Programmer fluent in all aspects of ETL coding 
- 7-10 years’ experience using SQL with SAS, preferably in Oracle 
- Strong Analytical background; good knowledge of statistics 
- Good knowledge of SAS/BI is desirable, but not essential 
- Some knowledge of SAS Administration (utilization of the SAS Management Console) 
- SAS Enterprise Guide v9.3 and v9.4 skills 
- Knowledge of SAS Best Practices for v9.3 and v9.4 
- Knowledge of SAS Add-ins for Microsoft Office (Excel, PowerPoint, Word, & Outlook) 
- Strong UNIX/Linux skills are a MUST 
- Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Products ( Excel, Word, PowerPoint – SharePoint is desirable, but not essential) 
- Change, Incident and Problem management for SAS Administration 
- Administer user access to the SAS environment which includes the application, the metadata server, specific directories/folders owned by SAS, tools within the application that provide additional capabilities that are usually only granted to power users. 
- Provide support to all environments with Production being highest priority. 
- Identify, track and resolve any vulnerabilities, where possible 
- License management (tracking, negotiating pricing, obtaining approvals) 
- Patch management including software upgrades for all environments 
- Capacity management - input to forecasting models 
- Assist with user recertification of the SAS Environment 
- Participate in the scheduled Disaster Recovery testing to validate the recovery documentation 
- Maintain documentation for Disaster Recovery and ensure that all changes/fixes that are put in production are replicated to DR 

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